Tips to Stay Cool on Hot Summer Nights

By Frank Apodaca, Rolling into summer certainly has its perks. Long twilight-lit evenings, BBQs, and cold drinks on the porch are all ways to escape the confines of the indoors and cool off with friends and family. But what summer also brings is heat, humidity, and a general inability to get comfortable once it’s […]

Tallahassee, Leon County drug abuse trending down, how to get help

By Chris Elkins, Fewer people die from drug-related deaths in the Tallahassee area than the state average, and fewer Leon County students abuse drugs than students in other Florida counties, according to government reports. A total of 8,587 people died in Florida with at least one drug in their body in 2014, according to […]

AMAZING face art and balloon artistry

Enjoy AMAZING face art and balloon artistry at Beef O Brady’s in Crawfordville every Tuesday nite with Rosie the Clown and Polka Dottie from 6-8 pm.  Six years of  beautiful artistry by certified educators and artists from BJs Party House (now in its 35th year of service to Tallahassee. Wonderful, colorful, whimsical, and creative face […]

FSU Specialty License Plate Program

Did you know??? Revenue from FSU’s specialty plates goes toward the funding of scholarships for students enrolled at FSU main campus and throughout Florida. The largest numbers of Florida State University students come from Leon County and its surrounding communities, so many of these scholarships are going right back into our own community. Moreover, by […]

Summer Reading Enrichment Groups

Parents, Summer is often a time where travel and other priorities supersede routine reading time. In order to enhance your child’s reading skills and avoid summer regression, Tallahassee Academics provides small group reading instruction in three-week sessions to rising 1st, 2nd, and 3rd graders. At Tallahassee Academics, reading skills are reinforced in a small group setting. […]

Registration Now Open for the 43rd Tallahassee Marathon

Run Tallahassee… We Will Make it Worth the Miles Are you ready to run the hills of Tallahassee? Gulf Winds Track Club is excited to once again present the 43rd Annual Tallahassee Marathon and Half Marathon! Starting in downtown Tallahassee and making your way through our great city on February 5, 2017. REGISTER Early bird […]

International Diplomacy with a Local Lens

  On Friday, February 12, 2016, 248 students from middle and high schools came together at the Gazhvini Center for Healthcare Education to discuss international politics and celebrate academic success during the 20th Annual Tallahassee Southern Model United Nations (TSMUN) conference. Students were assigned to represent various countries during a mock United Nations simulation and […]